Nursery DIY: Estate Sale Vanity Chair

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I just love a pretty vanity chair. I’ve always wanted to have a beautiful vanity in my bedroom with the daintiest of gilded vanity chairs to pair with it. I have yet to find the perfect set for my bedroom but on my quest I did happen to stumble upon a precious pint sized vanity …

Nursery DIY: Upholstered Cornice

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I know I have been a little behind on sharing updates on the nursery. I’ve gotten so caught up with all my little projects, I didn’t leave much time to putting together some posts on them. Nevertheless, I am excited to say that the nursery is almost finished! I still have some finishing touches to …

DIY: Spring Vignette

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With St. Patrick’s Day behind us, I felt I could properly devote some time to decorating for the next holiday. Easter caught me by surprise this year because it’s a little early on the last day of March. Since my Easter stuff won’t be out for too long, I didn’t feel like going out and …

Easy St. Patty’s Day Decor

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While it seems like most everyone is busy decorating for Easter/Spring I just can’t let my beloved St. Patrick’s Day pass me by. As a redhead with Irish roots, I’ve always loved St. Patrick’s Day. For years on March 17th, I’ve been dying my food green and pinching all those non-green wearers. As far as …

Ikea Hack: Hemnes Dresser

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I finally got around to snapping some pictures of the Ikea dresser I hacked a few weeks back. It was a pretty quick project considering how different it looks now and I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out! The last time I was at Ikea to pick up some decorative things for the …

DIY: Chalk Paint Side Table

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Refinishing furniture is probably the most rewarding home DIY project. Taking something old and giving it new life through painting or staining it not only saves a lot of money, it gives you the option to completely customize the piece to fit perfectly in your space.  I had been keeping my eye out for a …

Last Minute Valentine’s DIY

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I think Valentine’s Day might be the easiest holiday to make quick DIY decor for. Probably because the color scheme is so simple and most anything looks cute if you add a few hearts to it. I’ve always wanted to try using Martha Stewart’s ceramic paints on something. A few months ago I picked up …

DIY: Yarn Heart Garland

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Valentine’s Day is one of my top three favorite holidays. When my sister and I were kids, my mom would decorate the house with paper hearts and doilies and put together little baskets filled with red, white, and pink Valentines treats. I tend to think it is one of those holidays where handmade decorations are best. You …